Sep 29, 2012 5:00am EDT
's been wrapped in a flaky crust stuffed with a gooey center toasted up all golden brown then given a delicious design? a toaster strudel. pillsbury toaster strudel. so delicious...so fun. >>> one of the nation's most recognizable icons is due for a face lift. a team will begin the daunting task of repairing the washington monument. >> that project should be complete by the end of the year. however, the monument stnt thoij that needs work. 11 news washington reporter halle jackson joins us live with more on that. >> jen and lisa. from algea to earthquakes mother nature is doing battle with our man made memorials. but in the long run the real winners will be the visitors. here's the history. >> i think it's probably got a beautiful view up top. >> but bev will ki won't get to see it and neither will others looking for that once in a life time experience. >> this has taken me about 50 years to get here now. doubt if i'll make another trip. >> by the end of the year scaffolding will swab the monument as people fix it. after the earthquake cracked its stone and twisted elevator cables.
Sep 30, 2012 9:00am EDT
because you get that nice medium -- >> how were you gonna cook that? >> you want to brown it really good on all sides. then you want to throw it in the oven. most pans can be put directly in the oven. 350 oven for ten minutes. >> okay. >> 10, 15 minutes tops. if you want to cook it longer, you can. don't go well done on this. >> it's like you can hear the pig squeaking. >> this is a little pig. try it. just give it a try. do you eat sushi? >> yeah. i like steak that's rare. >> there's no danger of getting sick from this at all. the way the feed for the hogs and stuff and pork is processed. there's no trichinosis. i have a puree that i have done. roasted sweet potatoes. put in the blender. butter, maple seer rupp. >> what did you do? just put the potatoes in the oven? >> i roasted them. don't boil them because you'll take all the flavor out. if you roast them in the skin you get all the sweet caramelization. they'll be nice and dark. just peel them. throw them in food processor, little bit of butter. at this point we want to put some apples. make sure you take out your cinnamon stick and
Sep 30, 2012 5:00am EDT
for this? >> i have made a little bit of caramel which is basically brown sugar, little butter again, then cream. i put a little apple cider in it. after your french coast is done, put the apples in there next to it. >> while that's cooking we want to tell you if you'd like a copy of the recipe, wbal tv.com. you can click on food. send us an envelope. why don't you give usa quick weather warning. >> quick check of the weather, scattered showers by the afternoon. >> make french toast. you're making pork chops? >> see you later. "today" is next. >> baltimore shows up in a lot of best and worst lists, but the city twu toast of the town last sunday. in a good way. in the midst of a lot of awards presented at the 64th annual primetime emmys one of the biggest winners was baltimore on multiple fronts. it was a big night for baltimore productions, stars and even a jewelry designer. baltimore native julie bowen took home another emmy for her role in the comedy "modern family." her introduction mentioned her love of baltimore. in one of the strongest sweeps of the night, the baltimore based d